Pernilla August

Pernilla August

Date of Birth: 13 Feb 1958

Country: Sweden

Total Credits at Criticker: 39 (Actor), 2 (Director), 1 (Writer)

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    Daybreak
    Daybreak is a film about people in a state of change. It is a story about the need for a chance in order to survive; it is a story about love being greater than hate. (Newmarket Films)
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    Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace
    When the evil Trade Federation plots to take over the peaceful planet of Naboo, Jedi warrior Qui-Gon Jinn and his apprentice Obi-Wan Kenobi embark on an amazing adventure to save the planet.
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    Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones
    Anakin Skywalker shares a forbidden romance with Padmé Amidala while his teacher, Obi-Wan Kenobi, makes an investigation of a separatist assassination attempt on Padmé which leads to the discovery of a secret Republican clone army.
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    In the Presence of a Clown
    Inventor Carl Åkerblom is a rosy-cheeked 54 year-old admirer of Franz Schubert - and a patient in the psychiatric ward of Akademiska Hospital in Uppsala, after having attempted to beat to death his fiancée, Pauline Thibault (imdb)
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    Private Confessions
    The autobiographical story of Ingmar Bergman's parents: his passionate but isolated mother Anna, and his stern, moral father Henrik - a Lutheran minister, and their icy marriage.
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    The Best Intentions
    The story of Ingmar Bergman's parents. In 1909, poor theology student Henrik Bergman falls in love with Anna Åkerbloom, the daughter of a rich family in Uppsala. After their wedding Henrik becomes a priest in the north of Sweden. After a few years Anna can't stand living in the rural county with the uncouth people. She returns to Uppsala, Henrik stays in the north. (imdb)
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    I Am Dina
    In Northern Norway during the 1860s, a little girl named Dina accidentally causes her mother's death. Overcome with grief, her father refuses to raise her, leaving her in the care of the household servants. Dina grows up wild and unmanageable, with her only friend being the stable boy, Tomas... (imdb)
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    Jerusalem
    The beginning of the 20th century. Gertrud and Ingmar are in love with each other. While Ingmar is away during the winter, a religious wave spreads in the area. Also Gertrud becomes a follower of the new christian belief. The new priest is very mesmerizing and he wants his followers to emigrate with him to Palestine. Ingmar's sister decides to follow him... (imdb)
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    The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: The Perils of Cupid
    Henry Jones Sr. takes his wife, son and the boy's tutor to the world's first psycho-analytical conference in Vienna, Austria in November 1908. Young Indy meets Princess Sophie of Austria, daughter of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and develops deep feelings for her. He even asks Sigmund Freud, Carl Jung and Alfred Adler for love advice. On their next stop in Florance, Anna Jones becomes the object of affection for the persuasive opera composer Giacomo Puccini... (imdb)
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    The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Tales of Innocence
    Indiana Jones is working to get Austrian deserters safely to the allies side in the Italian Alps. Afterwards, Indiana is begrudgingly ordered to Casablanca to find a traitor who is selling arms to the Berber rebels. Traveling incognito, he is joined by American novelist Edith Wharton and journalist Lowell Thomas. Indy and Edith soon find themselves attracted to each other despite their age difference.
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    Drabet
    A college professor abandons his family and his career in order to champion his mistress, a student radical accused of killing a policeman. (imdb)
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    Glasblåsarns barn
    Based on the novel by Maria Gripe, this is the story of two children, Klas and Klara, growing up in the poor Swedish countryside of the mid-19th century. Their father Albert is a glass-blower, famous for his beautiful vases, but still unable to earn enough money for his wife Sofia and the children. At a spring fair a distinguished gentleman arrives and buys all of Albert's glassware. After this nothing will be the same again. Klas and Klara are kidnapped and taken to a strange castle... (imdb)
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    Sista kontraktet
    Based on the most shocking political assassination of our time. On February 28, 1986 as he was walking home from a cinema with his wife, the Swedish Prime Minister was gunned down on a Stockholm street. There are various theories about who could have been behind the murder but, with no murder weapon found and conflicting witnesses' reports, the facts surrounding the assassination of Olof Palme remain a mystery. (jbhifi)
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    Kenny Begins
    Kenny Starfighter is probably the most hopeless student that the Hero academics of the galaxy has ever had. His parents are tired of paying for his studies and give him an ultimatum: Graduate or become a hairdresser at the family salon! In a despondent hunt for graduation points, he crash-lands on Earth by mistake. He meets Pontus, a limping and bullied 15-year old with bad eyesight. Pontus has accidentally found a mysterious and luminary power crystal that has given him super powers. (Wikipedia)
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    Miss Kicki
    Kicki has after several years abroad returned to Sweden. Her 17-year old son has been brought up by his grandmother and has a very distant relationship to his mother. In an effort to get reacquainted Kicki invites her son to join her on vacation in Taiwan. But her hidden agenda is that Taipei is also the home of the Taiwanese businessman with whom she has been conducting an Internet romance (imdb)
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    Sök
    A woman starts looking for a date on the Internet.
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    Hamilton - I nationens intresse
    Swedish spy Carl Hamilton had planned to retire but he must complete one last deadly mission in Somalia.
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    Call Girl
    The debut feature from Michael Marcimain is a fascinating policier based on the real-life prostitution scandal that threatened to topple the Swedish government in the 1970s. (tiff.net)
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    Elias og kongeskipet
    A Norwegian animation film about the boat Elias. (imdb)
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    The Last Sentence
    A story based on the life of journalist Torgny Segerstedt, who alerted the Swedish public to the threat of Fascism in the 1930s. (imdb)
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    Mary, Mother of Jesus
    "The Greatest Story Ever Told, As Seen Through a Mother's Eyes." Coproduced by Eunice Kennedy Shriver and her son Bobby Shriver, this reverent retelling of the Biblical story of the Madonna stars Melinda Kinnaman as young Mary, Perrilla August as the older Mary, David Threlfall as Joseph, and Toby Bailiff and Christian Bale as, respectively, the younger and adult Jesus. (allmovie.com)
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    Gentlemen
    Beaten up, bruised, and scared, a young writer hides in a Stockholm apartment, writing the story of its disappeared inhabitants: the flamboyant and charismatic Morgan brothers. (imdb)
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    Sprängaren
    The Victoriastadium is totally destroyed in a bomb attack and Christina Furhage, head-responsible for the Olympic Games in Stockholm, dies with it. Why did someone destroy the stadium and why is Christina murdered? (imdb)
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    Ormens väg på hälleberget
    A salesman and his son sexually abuse the generations of women of a poor family as payment for debt. Janni must see his mother, sister, niece and wife all being exploited, and the family grow bigger with the abuser's kids (imdb)
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    Det vita folket
    In Sweden of today, Alex is among a group of people carried in an underground "prison" waiting for their expulsion from the country. We do not know to where, do not know why. (imdb)
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    Bergmans Reliquarium
    "A visual association game into Ingmar Bergman's most sacred secrets. A pop video that tries to link Bergman's work by lending, mirroring, cropping, replicating, making a caricature. A homage to one of today's truly great image maker." (imdb)
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    Eld & lågor
    The plot consists of different course of events, feelings and colorful pictures in a staggering tale of war, rivalry, betrayal and forbidden love. A story that lies in events recounted by descendants of Ninni and John's reality.
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    Rancid
    Once a promising writer, John Hayson now gets by on the odd writing job. Hayson tries to right old wrongs and get his life back on track. However, life has other plans, and he realizes that the past is best laid to rest or it might haunt you forever. He soon finds himself embroiled in a nightmarish brew of deceit, passion and murder. (themoviedb.org)
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    Britt-Marie Was Here
    Britt-Marie, 63 years old, has just left a 40 year old marriage and her long life as a house wife. Being told she is a nagging passive agressive aunt, the new, only job, in small town Borg will be quite challinging. Small town of Borg has no pride left exept the young soccer team, and Britt-Maries new job is to coach them. This is the start of a journery filled with struggles, challenges but also warmth and love.
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    Gossip
    We get to follow the ten most celebrated Swedish actresses during one day. This day is special, because one of them turns 40 years old - but it's also a day they won't forget, since this is the day when they will found out which one of them will play Queen Christina in the remake of the Greta Garbo Classic.
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    Eiffeltornet
    A man tells his wife about a dream he had last night, he was in Paris and the Eiffel Tower was missing. She does not understand however, what is this Eiffel Tower of which he speaks? (imdb)
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    Tuppen
    1944. Cederqvist comes to a small cloth factory to see how the all-women staff can work more efficiently. When first arriving he is greeted with suspicion and his efforts at courting the young ladies are futile. But as soon as he buys himself a car it becomes much easier, especially since he is authorized to relocate people to an easier line of work. (imdb)
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    Filmworker
    It's a rare person who would give up fame and fortune to toil in obscurity for someone else's creative vision. Yet, that's exactly what Leon Vitali did after his acclaimed performance as 'Lord Bullingdon' in Stanley Kubrick's Barry Lyndon. The young actor surrendered his thriving career to become Kubrick's loyal right-hand man. For more than two decades, Leon, a self-proclaimed 'Filmworker', played a crucial role behind-the-scenes helping Kubrick make and maintain his legendary body of work. (imdb)
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    Efterforskningen
    Efterforskningen (2020) - TV Mini-Series
    Copenhagen Police's Homicide unit, headed by Jens Møller, tries to solve the murder of Swedish journalist Kim Wall.
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    Detaljer
    Emma, a young author, goes to see Erik, the publishing editor whom she's sent her debut novel. Their meeting leads to a love affair. The middle-aged Erik leaves his wife. What Erik doesn't know is that Emma recently began a relationship with the dramatist Stefan, whose play is also being published by Erik's company. (imdb)
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    Apstjärnan
    Jonna has lived at the orphanage all her life. One day a Gorilla comes and adopts her. It takes some time for Jonna to get used to her new mother, but just as everything starts becoming good, the local authorities threaten their existence.
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    Kursk
    The film follows the 2000 K-141 Kursk submarine disaster and the governmental negligence that followed. As the sailors fight for survival, their families desperately battle political obstacles and impossible odds to save them. (imdb)
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    Händelser vid vatten
    Händelser vid vatten (2023) - TV Mini-Series
    One midsummer evening 1970 two tourists are found murdered in a tent. The crime intertwines the lives of four random people.
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    Midtsommernatt
    Midtsommernatt (2024) - TV Mini-Series
    Carina brings her family together for a traditional Swedish midsummer, but the happy occasion goes awry when long-held secrets start to come to light.
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